Guardian Life just completed its first-ever collateralized loan obligation, underscoring how the environment has changed for rookie issuers in that...Read more.
Several mortgage REITs are trying to convince J.P. Morgan to come to market more often with mortgage bond deals designed to reduce its capital-reserve...Read more.
A move by the Bank for International Settlements to reduce the amount of regulatory capital banks must hold against their structured-product investments...Read more.
Operators of small hedge funds that trade mortgage bonds are working to raise capital, pitching opportunities that are emerging as larger investors curtail...Read more.
Collateralized loan obligation issuance is expected to dip in July and possibly August.Read more.
Industry professionals increasingly are pointing to the contraction of Europe’s structured-product business as a demonstration of the pitfalls of...Read more.
Emboldened by the completion of a deal from Caliber Home Loans, several institutions are planning to issue rated bonds backed predominantly by home loans...Read more.
Industry professionals are grumbling over the European Parliament’s treatment of a project that was supposed to remove regulatory roadblocks to...Read more.
(SEE CORRECTION BELOW) Subprime auto lender Exeter Finance is downshifting its lending and securitization activities amid increasing concern about the...Read more.
Investors in Japan increasingly are turning to Europe’s structured-product market as a source of higher-yielding positions.Read more.
Fitch has nearly completed an overhaul of its criteria for rating bonds backed by government-guaranteed student loans, a process that has impeded sales of...Read more.